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Local cycling event to help feed home-bound seniors

Cyclists from across Bay Area are set to take part in the seventh annual Wheels for Meals Ride fundraising event this fall...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2015
Last comment by Online Editor, on Sep 17, 2015 at 11:37 am | 2 comments | 1028 Views

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Alamo native killed trying to climb Mount Kilimanjaro

Scott Dinsmore, an Alamo native known for creating an online community advocating seeking one's passions, was killed Saturday...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2015
Last comment by Jack, on Sep 19, 2015 at 7:58 pm | 2 comments | 3235 Views

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Danville poised to ban smoking at apartments, condos

Danville appears on track to ban smoking at apartments, condominiums and most other multifamily housing complexes after the...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2015
Last comment by Xin Han, on Sep 21, 2015 at 12:15 pm | 2 comments | 2844 Views

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Council: Danville won't further appeal SummerHill Homes case

The Danville Town Council has decided not to challenge a state appellate court's recent ruling in the lawsuit over the council's...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2015
Last comment by JT, on Sep 22, 2015 at 9:05 am | 2 comments | 3562 Views

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Mustangs helping Mustangs: Monte Vista collects donations for Valley Fire families

Count the Monte Vista High School community among those finding ways to help residents affected by the destructive Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Sportsmanship, on Oct 1, 2015 at 8:35 am | 2 comments | 1766 Views

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Run for Education set for Sunday

The 32nd annual Run for Education is set to take place Sunday morning, with competitive races and a family-oriented walk/run...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2015
Last comment by Ron, on Oct 11, 2015 at 7:32 pm | 2 comments | 1725 Views

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Luxury home sales climb 9% in East Bay

The East Bay's luxury housing market continued its strong performance in August with sales climbing more than 9% from a year...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2015
Last comment by Hopeful, on Oct 13, 2015 at 4:48 pm | 2 comments | 1452 Views

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Local home care workers air grievances about negotiations with county

Home care workers gathered Tuesday to ask that the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors boost their wages and drop a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by Sharon, on Oct 16, 2015 at 7:01 am | 2 comments | 1547 Views

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Sitting down with Steve Glazer

Steve Glazer is starting to settle into his new role in the State Senate after whirlwind special elections and a quick turnaround...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2015
Last comment by Rich, on Oct 20, 2015 at 8:02 pm | 2 comments | 1987 Views

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Woman crashes car into Danville dojo

A 66-year-old woman crashed her sedan into Danville Karate International after mistaking the gas pedal for the brake early...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2015
Last comment by Louise, on Oct 19, 2015 at 9:52 am | 2 comments | 2655 Views

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San Ramon commission to discuss apartment project

The San Ramon Planning Commission is set to discuss the latest updates to a proposed four-story complex of residential and...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 21, 2015 at 6:09 am | 2 comments | 1734 Views

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Local coach, bystanders aided bicyclist in cardiac arrest

The high school softball coach drove down Foothill Road in Pleasanton, thinking how she should have taken a more direct route...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2015
Last comment by Joe Farrell, on Nov 11, 2015 at 9:52 am | 2 comments | 3310 Views

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Tri-Valley Hero: Josh Burger, inspirational speaker

Josh Burger wasn't expected to get much out of life. The disease that made it unlikely he would live past birth also limited...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2015
Last comment by Lynn, on Nov 16, 2015 at 6:59 pm | 2 comments | 1981 Views

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Contra Costa misses out on jail grant

Five Bay Area counties were awarded state grants Thursday to construct new jail facilities through the Board of State and...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 18, 2015 at 6:31 am | 2 comments | 1754 Views

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Karen Stepper named Danville mayor for third time

Fourth-term Danville Town Councilwoman Karen Stepper took the helm as the town's mayor for the upcoming year during a ceremony...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2015
Last comment by Harald Paul Arthur Balle, on Dec 7, 2015 at 9:03 am | 2 comments | 2557 Views

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Danville town offices set for week-long furlough

Danville town offices will close between Christmas Day and New Year's Day for a mandatory furlough, limiting people's access...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2015
Last comment by Longtime Resident, on Dec 23, 2015 at 9:44 am | 2 comments | 1746 Views

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House passes Swalwell's terrorism-tracking bill

The House of Representatives unanimously approved a bill co-sponsored by local U.S. Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Dublin) that calls...

Original post made on Dec. 29, 2015
Last comment by PSMacintosh, on Dec 29, 2015 at 10:54 am | 2 comments | 1724 Views

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Council to talk downtown Danville parking availability

The Town Council is set to continue talking about options to improve downtown Danville parking conditions when town staff...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2016
Last comment by dbrower, on Jan 13, 2016 at 5:34 pm | 2 comments | 1678 Views

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Bay Area gas prices lower than state average

The average price for gas in the Bay Area is slightly lower than the state's average price, AAA officials said last week. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2016
Last comment by Lee Prohkon, on Jan 18, 2016 at 5:41 pm | 2 comments | 1069 Views

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World audience for local miniatures

Tri-Valley artist Barbara Stanton goes small in her paintings but is about to go large in her audience. She will be the first...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2016
Last comment by Carole, on Jan 19, 2016 at 7:30 am | 2 comments | 2910 Views
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Nominations due by Sept. 18

DanvilleSanRamon.com and Pleasanton Weekly are once again putting out a call for nominations and sponsorships for the annual Tri-Valley Heroes awards - our salute to the community members dedicated to bettering the Tri-Valley and the lives of its residents.

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